Basic Information

The outside of the Saxton House.

Operating Hours and Seasons

First Ladies NHS is open seasonally.

A formal parlor in a 19 century home with a piano and fireplace.

Tour the Saxton House

This formal parlor is where the Saxtons and McKinleys would greet guest.

Eleanor Roosevelt addressing the troops

Who is a First Lady?

Explore how the position of First Lady has been defined and developed over time.

Galley space with First Lady dresses on display

Visit the Education Center

Inside our education center there are rotating exhibits on other First Ladies.

Barbara Bush in a golf cart.


Make your way to the education center to begin your visit.

Education has been a cause of many First Ladies.

Field Trips

Bring your elementary, middle, high school or college group to learn about the uniquely American role of the First Lady.




Last updated: March 4, 2020

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205 Market Avenue South
Canton, OH 44702-2107


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